The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 24 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 29 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 10.00% 14.70% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.60% 17.45% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29 37 11
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineering
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 235 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 86.21% 84.23% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 221 207 229
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Bedford

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Bedford

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 29 (64.44%) C#
3 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET
4 23 (51.11%) HTML
4 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
5 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 18 (40.00%) CSS
7 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
9 16 (35.56%) SQL
10 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (31.11%) MVC
11 14 (31.11%) jQuery
11 14 (31.11%) Degree
12 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
12 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 11 (24.44%) OO
13 11 (24.44%) WCF
13 11 (24.44%) Performance Management
13 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (24.44%) Coaching
13 11 (24.44%) People Management
14 10 (22.22%) Windows
15 9 (20.00%) C++
15 9 (20.00%) TDD
15 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
15 9 (20.00%) Web Development

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.33%) Selenium
4 5 (11.11%) Subversion
5 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
6 2 (4.44%) NUnit
6 2 (4.44%) MSTest
General
1 3 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Development Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Manager
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Development Manager
6 5 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Graduate
7 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Selenium Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Head of Development
7 4 (8.89%) Automation Tester
7 4 (8.89%) Software Tester
8 3 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (86.67%) .NET
2 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET
3 23 (51.11%) HTML
4 18 (40.00%) CSS
5 14 (31.11%) jQuery
6 12 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (24.44%) WCF
7 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (17.78%) Entity Framework
8 8 (17.78%) Web Services
9 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.89%) Ajax
10 4 (8.89%) HTML5
11 3 (6.67%) WF
11 3 (6.67%) Silverlight
11 3 (6.67%) MFC
11 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET
11 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (6.67%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) Computer Science
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
3 3 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (6.67%) Physics
3 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 3 (6.67%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.44%) Wiki
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 11 (24.44%) OO
4 11 (24.44%) Coaching
4 11 (24.44%) People Management
4 11 (24.44%) Performance Management
5 9 (20.00%) TDD
5 9 (20.00%) Web Development
6 8 (17.78%) Scrum
6 8 (17.78%) Multithreading
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.11%) OOD
8 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 16 (35.56%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) C++
5 7 (15.56%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £10500 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago